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Dust off that old manuscript

This is kind of interesting–Amazon has announced the a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/redirect.html?ie=UTF8location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.amazon.com%2FBreakthrough-Novel-Award-Books%2Fb%3Fie%3DUTF8%26node%3D332264011tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=ur2camp=1789creative=9325″Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards/aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=ur2o=1″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”” style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” / where you can send in your unpublished novel for consideration:br /br /blockquoteThe Breakthrough Novel Award brings together talented writers, reviewers and publishing experts to find and develop new voices in fiction. If you’re an author with an unpublished novel waiting to be discovered, visit CreateSpace to learn more about the next Breakthrough Novel Award and sign up for regular updates on the contest. Open submissions for manuscripts begin in February 2009./blockquotebr /br /So, if you have a finished novel you wrote 10 years ago up in the attic, dust it off and send it in. You never know–you might just get struck by dumb luck.